Gruber has experience in historic archaeology, architecture, and quantitative and digital history. In it, Dunmore declared martial law, named colonists refusing to take up the king’s standard to be traitors, and, finally, granted freedom to “all indentured Servants, Negroes, or others (appertaining to Rebels)…that are able and willing to bear Arms” with his troops. B. Entrenchments of the Rebels. Of the battle, Woodford wrote that it was “a second Bunker’s Hill, in miniature, with this difference that we kept our post and had only one man wounded in the hand.” The Battle of Great Bridge lasted no longer than 30 minutes and proved that patriots were indeed a formidable foe against British regulars. Kate Egner Gruber graduated from the College of William and Mary with a M.A. On December 7 an additional patriot force arrived, bringing the total number of able-bodied patriots close to 900. Donate today to preserve Revolutionary War battlefields and the nation’s history for generations to come. The Battle of Great Bridge resulted in the end of British Colonial government of the colony. Chelsea were coming back into the game, and after Gary Cahill pulled one back, Eriksen got involved with a poor challenge on Eden Hazard, which saw him booked. Learning rumors of the gathering militias and fearing for his life, Dunmore escaped aboard the Fowey and ordered its marines to march on Williamsburg. The war had come to Virginia. Magdalen, lying in wait on the James River, to march to Williamsburg’s powder magazine. Just seven minutes in, John Obi Mikel and Mousa Dembele got caught up in the heat of the moment as a small shove from the Chelsea midfielder saw the players come together off the ball. Shortly after the Virginians awoke on the morning on December 9, “two or three great guns, and some musquetry [sic] were discharged from the enemy’s fort” which, initially, garnered no notice from Colonel Woodford after a week of skirmishing. Eager to maintain this position as a supply route and finding no patriots on site, Dunmore left a contingent of men to fortify a position on the north side of the bridge. Federal Identification Number (EIN): 54-1426643. By November Dunmore commanded a force of about 175 British regulars from the 14th Regiment of Foot, 200-300 runaway slaves in his Ethiopian Regiment, and a newly-created Queen’s Own Loyal Regiment formed from approximately 600 Virginia loyalists. The infamous 'Battle of the Bridge' in 2016, Spurs' 5-3 win on New Year's Day 2015 and Chelsea's 4-0 victory in 2014 all feature. On November 7, Dunmore issued a proclamation to the colony of Virginia. The Chelsea players celebrated exuberantly in front of the visiting supporters, who in return showered them with coins and various missiles, earning furious reactions from the likes of Fabregas and Costa. As riflemen under Woodford poured to the breastwork’s defense, carnage ensued at close range. The battle fought at Milvian Bridge outside Rome was a crucial moment in a civil war that ended with Constantine I as sole ruler of the Roman Empire and Christianity established as the empire’s official religion. Dunmore’s retreat after the Battle of Great Bridge ended the first British threat in Virginia. A member of the State Historical Records Advisory Board, Virginia Association of Museums, and The Company of Military Historians, she is a curator for the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation in Williamsburg, Virginia. Battle of Milvian Bridge, (28 October 312). Good God, what a sight!” Captain Fordyce lay dead 15 feet from the patriot position, his body riddled with bullets.